English noun: gasconade
|1.||gasconade (communication) an instance of boastful talk|
|Samples||His brag is worse than his fight.|
Whenever he won we were exposed to his gasconade.
|Synonyms||brag, bragging, crow, crowing, line-shooting, vaporing|
|Broader (hypernym)||boast, boasting, jactitation, self-praise|
English verb: gasconade
|1.||gasconade (communication) show off|
|Synonyms||blow, bluster, boast, brag, gas, shoot a line, swash, tout, vaunt|
|Pattern of use||Somebody ----s.|
Somebody ----s PP.
Somebody ----s that CLAUSE.
Somebody ----s to somebody
|Broader (hypernym)||amplify, exaggerate, hyperbolise, hyperbolize, magnify, overdraw, overstate|
|Narrower (hyponym)||crow, gloat, puff, triumph|